The last couple of days before Thanksgiving break Mrs. Hooley's class spent each afternoon learning about and doing different activities associated with Native Americans and Pilgrims. They made teepees, indian corn, clay pottery, pilgrim hats, and bracelets to help them understand the reasons we celebrate Thanksgiving.
The Utah State Office of Education's POP Art Education and the Timpanogos Story Telling Institue provided a storytelling assembly for students and faculty at Salem Elementary. Dovie Thomason shared stories from her Kiowa Apache heritage as well as personal stories from her childhood. She comes from a long line of Native and European storytellers.